While travelling the vibrant land of Rajputs, you cannot miss out on exploring the best avenues for shopping in Rajasthan. For all, Rajasthan tours are incomplete without collecting curios in the form of sweet souvenirs. The bazaars glitter with colors and are embellished with intricately designed handicrafts.
On your tour to Rajasthan, move towards the bazaars of the state to witness the colorful display of the art. Beads, Gota, Zari and Zardosi work are distinctive creations of Rajasthani artisans.
These are dramatic representations of medieval history and events belonging to the kingly rule. As you set out on a tour to Rajasthan, you must be aware of all that the tour will be offering. Let’s have a look
1.) Shopping in Jaipur
Jaipur is not called the pride of the city of Rajasthan, just for the sake of its world class heritage sites but also it provides you the best ever shopping experience. It offers the best traditional Rajasthani artwork and textiles from this city are globally renowned. They have different types of products such as tie n dye, kurtas, Bandhej saris and dress materials. The glittering market of Jaipur will brighten your eyes with its colorful, vibrant and precious items. Some popular markets in Jaipur are Bapu Bazaar, Kishanpol Bazaar and M.I. Road.
2.) Shopping in Jaisalmer
Just as the city of Jaisalmer is enriched with fascinating palaces, forts and monuments etc, the markets of this city are prosperous with lots of attractive shopping stuff. The markets of Jaisalmer are perfect for all kinds of shopping experience, right from precious gems and jewelry, to antique art pieces. The famous markets of Jaisalmer include Sadar Bazaar, Bhatia Bazaar, Manak Chowk, Pansari Bazaar, Seema Gram, Gandhi Darshan and Sonaro ka Bass.
3.) Shopping in Jodhpur
Apart from seeing the fascinating forts and palaces, the most interesting part of your trip would be shopping at Jodhpur markets. The markets of Jodhpur offer a rich blend of all kinds of products, right from the several fancy items to crafted furniture. The handicrafts industry of Jodhpur is renowned all across the country. Besides handicrafts, the furniture manufacturers have successfully captured the national as well as the international markets. Jodhpur breeches are equally popular with tourists as they are traditionally worn with Sherwani. Some famous markets are Sojati Gate, Tripolia Bazaar, Mochi Bazaar, Nai Sadak and Clock Tower.
4.) Shopping in Udaipur
Shopping in Udaipur is a pure pleasure with vibrant and lively shops in great number. These markets are must visit for Rajasthani folk toys. Silver Trinkets, Bandini fabrics, small paintings and mesmerizing wall hangings display the royal heritage of Rajasthan. Shops in Lake Palace Road are close to the Jagdish Temple offer you nearly everything.
5.) Shopping in Pushkar
Apart from being a revered pilgrimage site, Pushkar is also recognized as a major hub of souvenirs in the state of Rajasthan. The popular shopping items of Pushkar, available in the local bazaars, include textiles, jewelry, leather goods, pottery, puppets and embroidered clothes. At the time of Pushkar fair, you can shop for items such as embroidered clothes, bangles, leather goods, beads and camel cover etc.
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